The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 80 82 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.15% 0.88% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 1.33% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
Average salary - £57,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +101.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
VBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
383 601 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.59% 66.41% 57.16%
Number of salaries quoted 294 500 376
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VBA
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Dorset region.

VBA Salary Trend in Dorset

VBA
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 1 - -
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Database Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft